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2022 Silent Auction

An opportunity for everyone to participate in our first major fundraising event since 2019!

What? Silent Auction

When? Saturday evening October 22 through Sunday November 6

Where? BBUUC Sanctuary

SEEKING SERVICE DONATIONS!

Services can be simple to complex, creative to traditional. Share what you love! Popular examples from past years … read more.

Animal Ministry October 2022

The Blessing of the Animals will be celebrated outside the church at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 15.  All companion animals and their human families are welcome. Please make sure all dogs are on leash and all cats are in a carrier.   If you wish … read more.

Animal Chaplain September 2022

UU Animal Chaplain Elizabeth DeCoux is available by telephone to discuss the recent, long-ago, or anticipated loss of a companion animal.  She also will attend euthanasia and is available for blessing animals. Her topic this month is what to expect at a memorial for an … read more.

Animal Chaplain September 2022

UU Animal Chaplain Elizabeth DeCoux is available by telephone to discuss the recent, long-ago, or anticipated loss of a companion animal.  She also will attend euthanasia and is available for blessing animals. Her topic this month is what to expect at a memorial for an … read more.

August Journey Animal Chaplain

This is the month we note the birth, on August 29, 1813, of Unitarian Henry Bergh, founder of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.  The hallmark of Bergh’s advocacy for animals was its hands-on practicality.  Whenever he witnessed a driver beating … read more.

UU Animal Chaplain July 2022

UU Animal Chaplain Elizabeth DeCoux is available by telephone to discuss the recent, long-ago, or anticipated loss of a companion animal. She is also available to attend euthanasia and to celebrate the life of an animal. These services are available to BBUUC members at no … read more.

Animal Chaplain

UU Animal Chaplain Elizabeth DeCoux is available to provide support to any BBUUC member grieving the death of an animal, whether the loss is recent, many years ago, or anticipated.  She is also available to attend an animal’s euthanasia within Duval County and to provide … read more.

The Mountain is Hiring!

As our programming is increasing,  The Mountain Retreat & Learning Center, UU-affiliated, in western North Carolina is filling several seasonal and permanent positions.  The Mountain is a magical place to live and work.  Please consider applying for one of these positions, and encourage others … read more.

Animal Ministry May 2022

88% of pet owners consider their pet a part of the family.  When such a companion animal dies, however, the comforting rituals which typically accompany the death of a human family member are rarely available to the bereaved.  Things are changing for the better.  BBUUC … read more.

Linda Crawford Book

What’s so special about Unitarian Universalism?

This faith has transformed the author’s understanding of herself and the world. In 20 stand-alone chapters, Linda answers questions like:

What does spiritual growth really mean? 

How do we make our lives meaningful?

What can I do with my liberal rage? 

How does our … read more.